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America, use your words.

Femicide has been in the news lately.

This week a 27-year-old woman named Farkhunda was killed in Kabul, Afghanistan by a mob of angry men for allegedly burning a Quran. 764 more words

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Gender discrimination, Dublin City University style

There was, quite properly, a massive outcry about the very intrusive health questionnaire from NUIG. However, what has crept under the table without any debate as far as I can see is a series of adverts “for women only”. 250 more words

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JACQUELINE CAMILLERI (#23-2011)

Jacqueline Camilleri (41) was murdered by Con Vlahos in Preston, Victoria on the 8th October 2011.

Jacqueline was a mother of six children

Her twelve year old son witnessed her brutal attack, & his mother whispered she loved him and to flee the scene. 190 more words

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ROSA MAGLOVSKI (#22-2011)

Rosa Maglovski (48) was murdered in her home by her husband Dragi Maglovski in Hurstville, New South Wales on the 8 October 2011.

Rosa & her husband had been married for over 25 years, at the time of their marriage, Maglovski was aged 30 and Rosa was aged 19. 640 more words

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SAGINAY BATYRKHANOVA (#21-2011)

Saginay Batyrkhanova (20) was murdered by her partner Jakkapong Jittavech in Wishart, Queensland on the 1st October 2011.

Saginay from Kazakhstan who came to Australia to study at Griffith University, a bachelor of Science.  237 more words

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JENNI KAY BARRETT (#20-2011)

Jenni Kay Barrett (29) was murdered together with her partner, Christopher Stoodley by their acquaintance, Garry Edmund Brown in Marylands Western Australia, on the 25 August 2011. 1,028 more words

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TANILLA OPAL WARRICK-DEAVES (#19-2011)

Tanilla Opal Warrick-Deaves (2) was murdered by her mother’s new defacto partner, Warren James Ross and her mother, Donna Deaves was charged with manslaughter in Watanobbi New South Wales on the 25 August 2011. 1,150 more words

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